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Synonyms of tonic in English:


  • 1 for over five thousand years ginseng has been used as a natural tonic
    stimulant, restorative, refresher, cordial;
    Medicine analeptic, roborant
  • 2 we found the change of scene a tonic
    boost, stimulant, fillip, pleasure;
    stimulus, spur, push
    informalshot in the arm, pick-me-up, reviver
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